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Table 2 Prevalences of self-reported genital herpes among U.S. women and men, by age, relationship status and race

From: Herpes simplex virus type 2 seropositivity and relationship status among U.S. adults age 20 to 49: a population-based analysis

  Self-reported genital herpes, % (95% CI)
  Black White, Hispanic or Other
  Married or cohabitating
(n = 51)
Unpartnered
(n = 69)
Total
(n = 120)
Married or cohabitating
(n = 180)
Unpartnered
(n = 95)
Total
(n = 275)
Women (n)
Age, y
      
   20-24 (24) 11.1 (2.3, 20.0) 5.9 (2.3, 9.4) 6.9 (3.3, 10.5) 0.5 (0.0, 1.0) 1.5 (0.0, 2.9) 1.1 (0.2, 2.0)
   25-29 (56) 9.1 (1.1, 17.0) 11.7 (5.9, 17.5) 10.5 (6.1, 14.9) 4.2 (1.9, 6.5) 8.5 (3.6, 13.4) 5.7 (3.3, 8.0)
   30-34 (49) 5.8 (0.7, 10.8) 8.5 (2.7, 14.2) 6.9 (3.4, 10.4) 6.7 (3.8, 9.5) 5.6 (1.1, 10.2) 6.6 (4.1, 9.0)
   35-39 (52) 8.6 (4.5, 12.8) 4.9 (0.9, 9.0) 7.3 (4.2, 10.4) 6.8 (4.4, 9.1) 7.7 (3.1, 12.4) 6.8 (4.8, 8.8)
   40-44 (52) 4.8 (0.1, 9.4) 4.8 (0.4, 9.1) 4.7 (1.4, 8.0) 6.4 (3.9, 9.0) 7.6 (3.2, 11.9) 6.9 (4.7, 9.1)
   45-49 (51) 8.2 (2.6, 13.8) 5.9 (1.1, 10.8) 7.1 (3.1, 11.1) 5.8 (3.4, 8.2) 6.7 (2.3, 11.2) 5.9 (3.9, 7.9)
Men (n)
Age, y
      
   20-24 (6) 3.0 (0.0, 8.7) 1.2 (0.0, 2.8) 2.2 (0.0, 4.3) 0.5 (0.0, 1.4) 0.5 (0.0, 1.2) 0.5 (0.0, 1.1)
   25-29 (10) 1.2 (0.0, 3.7) 2.4 (0.0, 5.9) 1.9 (0.0, 47.1) 0.9 (0.0, 2.1) 1.7 (0.0, 3.7) 1.2 (0.1, 2.3)
   30-34 (19) 1.9 (0.0, 4.6) 6.1 (0.9, 11.3) 3.7 (1.0, 6.4) 1.3 (0.1, 2.5) 3.0 (0.0, 5.9) 1.7 (0.6, 2.8)
   35-39 (23) 2.1 (0.0, 5.2) 2.8 (0.0, 6.9) 2.7 (0.2, 5.2) 3.3 (1.4, 5.3) 3.6 (0.3, 6.9) 3.8 (2.1, 5.5)
   40-44 (28) 4.3 (0.8, 7.7) 1.9 (0.0, 4.7) 3.2 (0.9, 5.4) 3.6 (1.6, 5.6) 3.5 (0.1, 7.0) 3.4 (1.8, 5.1)
   45-49 (25) 3.8 (0.2, 7.3) 2.9 (0.0. 6.4) 3.3 (0.8, 5.9) 2.2 (0.6, 3.7) 4.9 (0.8, 9.0) 3.0 (1.4, 4.6)